Treatments for Skin of Color

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors:

  • Susan Taylor
  • Sonia Badreshia-Bansal
  • Valerie Callender
  • Raechele Gathers
  • David Rodriguez
  • Key Features

    • Get information not found in mainstream dermatology references. Essential medical dermatology and cosmetic procedures as well as evidence-based first and second line treatment options provide you with specific information to treat a full range of conditions found in skin of color.
    • Offer your patients the best care and avoid pitfalls. Evidence-based findings and practical tips equip you with the knowledge you need to recommend and discuss the most effective treatment options with your patients.
    • Broaden your understanding of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) used by your patients. A special section examines the cultural significance and impact on medical outcomes caused by these alternative therapies.
    • Spend less time searching with easy-to-use, templated chapters focused on visual identification and diagnosis of diseases across all skin tones, and recommended treatment options.
    • Make rapid, confident decisions on diagnosis and treatment by comparing your clinical findings to the book’s extensive collection of 270 detailed illustrations.
    • Access the book from any computer at www.expertconsult.com, complete with the full text and entire image bank to further augment mastery of the subject matter.

    Table of Contents

    Part 1 Medical Dermatology

    Chapter 1 Acneiform Disorders

    Acne

    Acne Vulgaris

    Pomade Acne

    Steroid Acne

    Infantile Acne Pediatric Perspectives

    Neonatal Acne (Acne Neonatorum) Pediatric Perspectives

    Acne Rosacea

    Hidradenitis Suppurativa

    Perioral Dermatitis

     

    Chapter 2 Bullous and Pustular Disorders:

    Bullosis Diabeticorum

    Bullous Pemphigoid

    Impetigo

    Infantile Acropustulosis

    Pemphigus Foliaceus

    Pemphigus Vulgaris

     

    Chapter 3 Collagen Vascular Diseases

    Dermatomyositis

    Livedoid Vasculopathy

    Lupus

    Chronic Cutaneous Lupus

    Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

    Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (SCLE)

    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Scleroderma

    Localized Scleroderma (Morphea)

    Systemic Sclerosis

     

    Chapter 4 Eczematous Disorders

    Allergic Contact Dermatitis

    Atopic Dermatitis

    Dyshidrotic Eczema/Pomphylox

    Irritant Contact Dermatitis

    Lichen Simplex Chronicus

    Nummular Eczema

     

    Chapter 5 Granulomatous Disorders

    Granuloma Annulare

    Sarcoidosis

     

    Chapter 6 Hypersensitivity and Allergic Disorders

    Arthropod Bites

    Fixed Drug Eruption

    Erythema Multiforme

    Erythema Nodosum

    Exfoliative Dermatitis/Erythroderma

    Polymorphous Light Eruption

    Urticaria

     

    Chapter 7 Infectious Diseases

    Candidiasis

    Cellulitis

    Chancroid

    Donovanosis

    Exanthems

    Folliculitis

    Furunculosis

    Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

    Lymphogranulomavenereum (LGV)

    Pityriasis versicolor

    Syphilis

    Tinea Capitis and Pediatric Perspectives

    Tinea

    Details

    No. of pages:
    416
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437708592
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323315296